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September 18, 2018 5:41 PM Former DC mayor Marion Barry, who staged comeback after 1990 crack cocaine arrest, dead at 78

WASHINGTON - Divisive and flamboyant, maddening and beloved, Marion Barry outshone every politician in the 40-year history of District of Columbia self-rule. But for many, his legacy was not defined by the accomplishments and failures of his four terms as mayor and long service on the D.C. Council. Instead, Barry will be remembered for a single night 86

August 27, 2018 3:19 PM Brooke Henderson posts rare feat, joining small group of Canadians to win golf tour at home

No Canadian has won the men’s national championship since Fletcher, one of the most prominent droughts in Canadian sports. Henderson snapped a 45-year Canadian dry spell at the women’s championship with her victory. One year after capturing the LPGA Tour’s rookie of the year award, Bourassa won in her home province. The native of Sherbrooke, Que., won the tournament 24

July 20, 2018 2:03 PM Five memorable moments at Glen Abbey as it hosts its 30th Canadian Open

Glen Abbey Golf Club hosts the Canadian Open for the 30th — and possibly final — time next week. Here are five of the top moments at the club, which first hosted Canada’s lone PGA tournament back in 1977. The biggest moment of them all from the biggest golfer of the last 25 years. Woods hit a towering six-iron more than 200 yards from a bunker, over water 11

June 1, 2018 3:53 AM Wild-card triumph: Little-known speller wins Scripps spelling bee

Karthik Nemmani outlasts better-known spellers before winning with 'koinonia' Karthik Nemmani didn't win his regional spelling bee. He didn't even win his county spelling bee. But he was still good enough to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Throwing everything he had into his one shot at glory, 14-year-old Karthik outlasted better-known spellers 94

February 26, 2018 7:33 PM The Star’s Tanya Talaga wins RBC Taylor Prize for ‘Seven Fallen Feathers’

The $30,000 prize was awarded Monday to Talaga, who wrote the non-fiction book that traces the lives and deaths of several teens in northern Ontario. Toronto Star writer Tanya Talaga has won the $30,000 RBC Taylor Prize for Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in a Northern City (House of Anansi Press). The book, which traces the lives 44

February 13, 2018 12:19 PM Canada’s Kaitlyn Lawes and John Morris capture gold in mixed doubles curling

Canada has picked up its third Olympic gold with 10-3 victory over Switzerland. Lawes and John Morris competed in the first ever mixed doubles curling Olympic gold medal final. Canada’s John Morris and Kaitlyn Lawes downed defending world champions Jenny Perret and Martin Rios of Switzerland 10-3 in the final. Morris hoisted Lawes into the air in triumph 20

November 29, 2017 7:10 AM Three-year-old boy left on Mass. school bus for hours, parents say

TAUNTON, Mass. - The parents of a 3-year-old Massachusetts boy say their son was left alone on a school bus for several hours before he was found. WFXT-TV reports Xavier Ebersold was picked up from his parent's home in Taunton for preschool around 8:30 a.m. Monday. The Ebersolds say their son was marked present at Triumph, Inc. It wasn't until 11 a.m. that the school 29

November 2, 2017 2:16 AM Darkness rises in the latest teaser for Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Did we mention Luke gets on the Falcon? We’re getting closer and closer to the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and during Game 7 of the World Series Disney and Lucasfilm released yet another quick glimpse at the upcoming film. At this point in the hype cycle, every single new shot can be something to fawn over, and this trailer has a great one: Luke Skywalker 38

October 30, 2017 6:13 AM ‘Transformed’ Triumph Tiger Confirmed For EICMA

British motorcycling icon has confirmed that its Tiger lineup of adventure motorcycles is set to get revamped this November. The teaser video released by Triumph offers short glimpses of the new Tiger motorcycles both on and off--road with the British bike maker alluding to a new Tiger Triple engine and Tiger technology, which does point at the lineup 70

October 22, 2017 2:31 AM Leafs, Senators show that Battle of Ontario is meaningful again

KANATA, Ont. — Minutes before Saturday night’s puck drop, an Ottawa Senators fan stepped into a Canadian Tire Center elevator bustling with blue sweaters, scrunched up his nose and took a whiff. “Ah, you must smell winning, then,” quipped one of the visitors clad in Maple Leafs garb. The crowded elevator shared a good laugh, but the hundreds upon hundreds 55